"Where do you see yourself in 5-10 years?” is a common job interview question. The interviewer wants to know about the job applicant’s general career plans.
“Where do I see myself? Uh, probably in the mirror!” is the joke answer. The joke has been cited in print since at least 2000.
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WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN 10 YEARS:
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> 63. Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
In a mirror, same place I always look at myself..
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>13. Where do you see yourself in next 2 years?
In the mirror, same as now.
Guidance Counselor: “ Where do you see yourself in ten years?”
Student: “ In a mirror...duh.”
6:07 AM - 30 Apr 2009
Someone asked where I would see myself in 5 years. I said...probably in a mirror.
11:39 AM - 15 May 2009
Where do I see myself in 5 years? Uh.....hello.....in the mirror?. What a stupid question.
11:06 AM - 19 Nov 2009
10 November 2011, Humboldt (IA) Independent, “Senior Spotlights: Ryan Hill,” Cat Chronicle (Humboldt High School), pg. 7B, col. 3:
Where do you see yourself in ten years? In a mirror.